Feb 2014 - Present (7 years 5 months)
Merchandiser + Product Development Specialist
Aug 2013 - Dec 2013 (4 months)
Prototyping, graphic design, product development, packaging design, store displays, retail merchandising.
Freelance Project Manager
Los Angeles Guild
May 2013 - Jul 2013 (2 months)
Manager for a retail design+build firm specializing in retail environments, unique detailing, and complex fabrication. My role encompassed conceptualization in the studio, building in the shop and installing on site. I built and managing relationships with new and existing clients and vendors and made sure communication was streamlined and effective.
Westlake Financial Services
Jan 2012 - Apr 2013 (1 year 3 months)
Originate, analyze and finance loans for dealers around the nation, funding, verifications, market research, project management. I provided customer service, development of processes to maximize efficiency, meet tight deadlines, balance multiple projects, follow-up and meet with clients.
Jun 2011 - Dec 2011 (6 months)
2D layouts, file-prep for print and interactive, general office management, work directly under owner
meeting with clients and developing 2D concepts in Adobe photoshop, Illustrator
Product Design Intern
May 2010 - Aug 2010 (3 months)
Product ideas, concept development, 3D modeling, Illustrator/Photoshop rendering, market research
Jr. Furniture Design Intern
Mar 2010 - May 2010 (2 months)
Furniture design, design development, design research, CAD Work, budgeting, Adobe Creative Suite, Modelmaking